Incarcerated Health: Profile Of The Multidisciplinary Team Provider Of Health Assistance In Prisons

  • Aurilene Josefa Cartaxo Gomes de Arruda
  • Cesar Cavalcanti da Silva
  • Maurício Caxias de Souza
  • Leila de Cássia Tavares da Fonseca
  • Sely Costa de Santana

Abstract

Objective: draw a profile of the multidisciplinary team provider of health assistence in prisions.


Method: an exploratory and descriptive study developed at the Instituto Libertador Penitentiary Sílvio Porto, a medium security establishment, located in the municipality of João Pessoa-PB.


Results: the health care of prisoners has not been developed in order to comply with the legislation established in the National Health Plan of the Penitentiary System (PNSSP), since it does not meet its numerical prerequisite.


Conclusion: it is urgent to propose and implement differentiated forms of work organization that have an impact on the process and on the quality of care provided to individuals with deprivation of liberty.


Keywords: Health; Prisons; Patient Care Team

Published
Feb 11, 2017
How to Cite
CARTAXO GOMES DE ARRUDA, Aurilene Josefa et al. Incarcerated Health: Profile Of The Multidisciplinary Team Provider Of Health Assistance In Prisons. International Archives of Medicine, [S.l.], v. 10, feb. 2017. ISSN 1755-7682. Available at: <http://imedicalsociety.org/ojs/index.php/iam/article/view/2310>. Date accessed: 22 feb. 2017. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.3823/2311.
Section
Global Health & Health Policy

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